"lockdown deck" was printed by Thomas De La Rue from London. It's a 52
cards deck and is known as Continental Style 2. It was De La Rue's the second
attempt to produce a more European style luxury deck. The first attempt was
produced in 1868 and this second deck is usually dated 1870.
see the Continental Style 1 deck, it was our Deck of the Month in November 2012:
and press 11.
John Sings: And an outer "brick" wrapper from the same maker (see last scan).